A person is legally qualified to become a member of the Pointe Coupee Parish School Board provided:


  1. The person is a resident of the election district;

  2. The person is a qualified elector;

  3. The person is able to read and write; and

  4. The person is not serving on certain other Boards specified in the Constitution of Louisiana.


However, it is desirable that members of the Board have a genuine interest in and devotion to public education, a willingness to give time and effort to the work, a capacity for understanding people, and the ability to work cooperatively with others.


Further, no person elected to this Board shall exercise any of the powers of membership until he/she has been duly qualified as a Board member.


Adopted:  December 7, 1976



Ref:     Constitution of Louisiana, Art. VIII, Sec. 8(a)

La. Rev. Stat. Ann. §§17:52, 17:71.2, 17:71.3


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